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H.R. 4252: To provide additional funding for scholarships for students at 1890 institutions.

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David Scott

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2021
Length: 6 pages
Jun 30, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Ordered Reported on Oct 21, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 21, 2021.

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12 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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Chairman David Scott Applauds Passage of 1890s Bill out of Committee
    — Rep. David Scott [D-GA13] (Sponsor) on Oct 21, 2021

Chairman David Scott Remarks in Support of 1890 Land-Grant Institutions Scholarship Bill
    — Rep. David Scott [D-GA13] (Sponsor) on Oct 21, 2021

ICYMI: National Black Media Highlight Push to Authorize Additional $100 Million in Permanent Funding for Student Scholarships at 1890 Land Grant HBCUs
    — Rep. David Scott [D-GA13] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2021

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Jun 30, 2021

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Oct 21, 2021
Ordered Reported

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Nov 3, 2021
Reported by House Committee on Agriculture

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